Your rage can be used to control and direct you. I noticed a certain attitude amongst those currently serving that I could not understand at the time. This fills in the blanks.
Years ago someone used my rage over years to manipulate my behavior very successfully. It was only much later that I realized this. I remember being in a meeting discussing abuse and realizing that no one present had encountered that.
Social media companies are VERY good at analyzing your behavior and feeding you information. Know this, and have a plan.
I have found the last year much harder as a result of social media and my response to it. As I was pondering that, I saw the above article. It is worth considering how much time we spend in places designed to distract or anger us and take us away from thought.
While I am still working on my path, I think controlling the amount of time we spend on social media is a good start. I am not suggesting you walk away entirely, but consider how you let such things affect you.
Walk the dog
Talk to a friend
Do not let their desire to sell you advertising to invade your inner garth. Do not give others such power over you.
As I have noted previously, the techniques are similar to the ones ISIS uses for the same reasons.
Web.com pulls support for one of the oldest and largest neo-nazi hate sites following campaign by Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
A fascinating tale of cyber infiltration. An important part:
“Meanwhile, the folks on these forums are still discussing phrenology. Who uses phrenology anymore? We mapped the human genome!”